from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To introduce or inject semen into the reproductive tract of (a female).
- transitive v. To sow seed in.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To sow (to disperse or plant seeds).
- v. To impregnate (to cause to become pregnant).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To sow seed into.
- transitive v. To sow seed into; to impregnate.
- transitive v. To implant in, as if sowing seed.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To sow; inject seed into; impregnate.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. place seeds in or on (the ground)
- v. introduce semen into (a female)
Latin īnsēmināre, īnsēmināt-, to implant, impregnate : in-, in; see in-2 + sēmināre, to plant (from sēmen, sēmin-, seed; see semen).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin inseminatus, past participle of inseminare to sow. See seminate. (Wiktionary)